Welcome to Manchester – Basara completes the Storm Roster!
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Your Go Goodwins sponsored Manchester Storm are thrilled to announce the signing of Marcus Basara, who is joining the club as our final signing for the 2018/19 season!
Hailing from British Columbia, the 25 year-old Canadian forward joins the Storm roster after spending last season in the ECHL.
Past teams for the 6’00”, right-handed forward include ECHL teams Allen Americans and Wheeling Nailers. Prior to this, Basara spent four seasons icing for the University of Alaska-Fairbanks, where he totalled 87 points, including 41 goals.
During his 2012/13 season with BCHL team, West Kelowna Warriors, Basara racked up an impressive 70 points across 56 games. Other BCHL teams for the 201 lbs winger include Westside Warriors and Vernon Vipers, where he helped the team win two cups.
Head coach, Ryan Finnerty, is glad to have Basara on board and help develop his abilities, commenting;
“Marcus is another young prospect we did a lot of work on. He has so many positives to his game and we are excited to help develop it. He has great speed and a high skill set, I’m looking forward to working with him watching him grow as a professional.”
Basara will wear number 93 this season. His jerseys will be available to own and loan soon. You can follow the OSC and get updates here so you don’t miss out!
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